Inappropriate trust in technology: implications for critical care nurses.


AIMS AND OBJECTIVES To explore evidence from the literature that critical care nurses may have inappropriate levels of trust in the technological equipment they use and the implications of this for patient safety. BACKGROUND Nurses in intensive care units are required to observe the operation of an array of complex equipment. Failure of this equipment can… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1478-5153.2010.00407.x


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